Curriculum Digest

 

YEAR 1 1ST Semester Courses CREDIT
CVM 710 Veterinary Anatomy I 5
CVM 711 Veterinary Physiology I 3
CVM 712 Histology 4
CVM 713 Parasitology 3
CVM 714 One Health I 1
CVM 715 Clinical & Professional Skills I 2
TOTAL: 18

 

YEAR 1 2ND Semester Courses CREDIT
CVM 720 Veterinary Anatomy II 5
CVM 721 Veterinary Physiology II 3
CVM 722 Veterinary Immunology 3
CVM 723 Veterinary Infectious Diseases 5
CVM 724 One Health II 1
CVM 725 Clinical & Professional Skills II 2
      TOTAL: 19

 

YEAR 2 3rd Semester Courses
CREDIT
CVM 730 Veterinary Pathology I 4
CVM 731 Basic Pharmacology 2
CVM 732 Toxicology 2.5
CVM 733 Clinical Pathology 3
CVM 734 One Health III 2
CVM 735 Clinical & Professional Skills III 2.5
CVM 736 Veterinary Nutrition 2
Total:  18

 

YEAR 2 4th Semester Courses CREDIT
CVM 740 Veterinary Pathology II 2
CVM 741 Clinical Pharmacology 2
CVM 742 Theriogenology 3
CVM 743 Intro to Diagnostic Imaging 3
CVM 744 One Health IV 1
CVM 745 Clinical & Professional Skills IV 2
CVM 746 Intro to Anesthesia & Analgesia 2.5
CVM 747 Intro to Surgery 2.5
TOTAL: 18

 

YEAR 3 5th Semester Courses CREDIT
CVM 750 Small Animal Medicine I 6
CVM 751 Small Animal Surgery 2
CVM 752 Food Animal Production, Medicine, & Surgery I 4
CVM 753 Equine Medicine & Surgery I 4
CVM 754 One Health V 1
CVM 755 Clinical & Professional Skills V 2
TOTAL: 19

 

YEAR 3 6th Semester Courses CREDIT
CVM 760 Small Animal Medicine II 2
CVM 761 Avian & Exotic Animal Medicine 1
CVM 762 Food Animal Production, Medicine, & Surgery II 2
CVM 763 Equine Medicine & Surgery II 2
CVM 764 Clinical Procedures 5
CVM 765 Clinical and Professional Skills VI 3
CVM 766 Intro to Practice Management 1
CVM 767 Small Animal Orthopedic Surgery 1
 CVM 769-A Advanced Diagnostic Pathology & Parasitology 1
 CVM 769-B Poultry Health 1
 CVM 769-C Veterinary Oncology 1
 CVM 769-D Wildlife & Zoological Medicine 1
Electives are optional. Students are allowed to take a maximum of 3 electives.
TOTAL: 17-20

 

CVM 770Clinical Courses [CC]1/week

4 wks

YEAR 4 7th & 8th Semester Courses (Rotations will Vary with Clinical Assignments) (52 weeks – 48 weeks clinical experience) CREDIT
Orientation 1 week
CVM 770.a Small Animal General Practice 4 wks
CVM 770.b Small Animal General Practice 4 wks
CVM 771.a Specialty Practice 4 wks
CVM 771.b Specialty Practice 4 wks
CVM 772 Small Animal Primary Care 4 wks
CVM 773 Diagnostic Medicine 4 wks
CVM 774 DVTC Rotation 4 wks
CVM 775 Mixed Animal Practice 4 wks
CVM 776 NAVLE Administration 3wks
CVM 777 Clinical Year Assessment 1 wk
CVM 780.a Elective Distributive Courses 4 wks
CVM 780.b Elective Distributive Courses 4 wks
CVM 780.c Elective Distributive Courses 4 wks
CVM 781.a Elective Externships (optional) 2 wks
CVM 781.b Elective Externships (optional) 2 wks
CVM 782 NAVLE Preparation 4 wks
Self-Directed Study 4 wks off

 

 

[CC] = distributive clinical course [all other courses are didactic]Curriculum Digest Summary, DVM Program

Year  Credits Instruction Other
1 37 30 weeks 1 wk orientation
2 36 30 weeks
3 36-39 30 weeks 1 wk orientation to clinical sites
4 45 50 weeks Graduation
Total 154-157